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NP - Red Lake River Bridge

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Overview
Lost Warren through truss bridge over Red Lake River, Bridge Street, Robert Street on Removed Northern Pacific Railroad
Location
Crookston, Polk County, Minnesota
Status
Removed but not replaced
History
Built a variaty of dates, removed 1973 after the abandonedment from Crookston to E. Grand Forks
Railroad
- Northern Pacific Railroad (NP)
Design
East Approach 4 Spans Trestle (1948)
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1-54' Deck Plate Girder (1948)
Robert Street: 1 Skewed 106' Through Plate Girder (1937)
1-39' Deck Plate Girder (1937)
1-45' Deck Plate Girder (1937)
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Bridge Street: 1-42' Deck Plate Girder (1917)
2-20' Deck Plate Girder (1917)
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Red Lake River: 14 Spans Trestle (1948)
1-150' Warren Through Truss (1917)
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West Approach: 15 Spans Trestle (1953)
Dimensions
Length of largest span: 150.0 ft.
Total length: 967.0 ft.
Also called
NP - Crookston Bridge
Approximate latitude, longitude
+47.77249, -96.60197   (decimal degrees)
47°46'21" N, 96°36'07" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
14/679662/5293798 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Crookston
Inventory number
BH 52767 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • June 28, 2012: Updated by John Marvig: Added categories "Pin-connected", "Skewed"

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